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(Currencies) the standard monetary unit of Mauritania, divided into 5 khoums
n., pl. -ya, -yas.
the basic monetary unit of Mauritania.
[1970–75; < French < dial. Arabic ūgīya, akin to Arabic ūqīyah literally, ounce; see oka1]